The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 144 245 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.11% 14.87% 13.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.13% 53.96% 61.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 110 90
Average daily rate
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£319 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 23
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £30.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -1.47%
.NET
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
368 454 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.28% 27.55% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 240 150
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £210 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 33
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -4 50 £323 +17.27% 30
Nottinghamshire -7 48 £321 +7.08% 29
Northamptonshire -13 18 £325 +30.00% 22
Derbyshire +9 14 £325 +30.00% 14
Lincolnshire -3 5 - - 7
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 265 (79.82%) C#
2 155 (46.69%) ASP.NET
3 154 (46.39%) SQL Server
4 122 (36.75%) HTML
4 122 (36.75%) JavaScript
5 115 (34.64%) SQL
6 98 (29.52%) CSS
7 97 (29.22%) MVC
8 82 (24.70%) jQuery
9 77 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
9 77 (23.19%) WCF
10 73 (21.99%) XML
11 69 (20.78%) Web Services
12 54 (16.27%) Microsoft
13 53 (15.96%) .NET Framework
14 49 (14.76%) WPF
14 49 (14.76%) ASP.NET MVC
15 46 (13.86%) Visual Studio
16 41 (12.35%) HTML5
17 40 (12.05%) Oracle
17 40 (12.05%) XSLT
17 40 (12.05%) Ajax
18 37 (11.14%) Windows
19 36 (10.84%) SQL Server 2008
20 35 (10.54%) VB.NET
21 32 (9.64%) OO
22 28 (8.43%) Finance
23 27 (8.13%) Scrum
23 27 (8.13%) CSS3
24 24 (7.23%) WinForms

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (7.23%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.92%) IIS
2 13 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (1.51%) CMS
5 4 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.90%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.90%) WordPress
6 3 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.60%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.60%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.60%) Node.js
7 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.60%) CICS
7 2 (0.60%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.30%) Kentico
8 1 (0.30%) Drupal
8 1 (0.30%) DNN
8 1 (0.30%) Moodle
Applications
1 11 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.51%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.60%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.90%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.90%) Magento
4 2 (0.60%) Tridion
5 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.30%) Line 500
5 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.60%) IaaS
2 2 (0.60%) SaaS
2 2 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.31%) LDAP
2 7 (2.11%) Intranet
3 6 (1.81%) Internet
4 5 (1.51%) HTTP
5 2 (0.60%) Modbus
5 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.60%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.60%) DMZ
5 2 (0.60%) Firewall
6 1 (0.30%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (46.39%) SQL Server
2 36 (10.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (6.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (4.82%) Relational Database
4 16 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (4.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (4.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.51%) DB2
7 5 (1.51%) OLAP
8 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.20%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.60%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.60%) MySQL
11 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.30%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 46 (13.86%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.22%) NUnit
3 12 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.41%) MSTest
5 6 (1.81%) Moq
5 6 (1.81%) Subversion
6 5 (1.51%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Blend
7 3 (0.90%) JSUnit
8 2 (0.60%) Grunt
8 2 (0.60%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.60%) Yeoman
8 2 (0.60%) Bower
8 2 (0.60%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.60%) Selenium
8 2 (0.60%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.60%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.60%) Toad
9 1 (0.30%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.30%) JIRA
General
1 28 (8.43%) Finance
2 16 (4.82%) Retail
3 7 (2.11%) Advertising
4 5 (1.51%) Marketing
5 3 (0.90%) Legal
6 2 (0.60%) Banking
6 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.30%) Electronics
7 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.30%) Games
7 1 (0.30%) Publishing
7 1 (0.30%) Billing
7 1 (0.30%) German Language
7 1 (0.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 274 (82.53%) Developer
2 124 (37.35%) .NET Developer
3 114 (34.34%) C# Developer
4 74 (22.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 49 (14.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 42 (12.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 32 (9.64%) Web Developer
8 19 (5.72%) Analyst
9 16 (4.82%) Architect
10 13 (3.92%) VB.NET Developer
11 12 (3.61%) WPF Developer
11 12 (3.61%) Software Developer
12 10 (3.01%) Technical Architect
12 10 (3.01%) SharePoint Developer
13 9 (2.71%) Applications Developer
14 7 (2.11%) BizTalk Developer
14 7 (2.11%) C# Web Developer
14 7 (2.11%) Web Applications Developer
14 7 (2.11%) .NET Web Developer
14 7 (2.11%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (46.69%) ASP.NET
2 122 (36.75%) HTML
3 98 (29.52%) CSS
4 82 (24.70%) jQuery
5 77 (23.19%) WCF
6 73 (21.99%) XML
7 69 (20.78%) Web Services
8 53 (15.96%) .NET Framework
9 49 (14.76%) WPF
9 49 (14.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (12.35%) HTML5
11 40 (12.05%) XSLT
11 40 (12.05%) Ajax
12 27 (8.13%) CSS3
13 24 (7.23%) WinForms
14 21 (6.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 20 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 17 (5.12%) JSON
16 17 (5.12%) Silverlight
17 15 (4.52%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.22%) N-Tier
2 11 (3.31%) User Experience
3 10 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.11%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.51%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (1.20%) Visualisation
7 3 (0.90%) Smartcard
7 3 (0.90%) Open Source
7 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.60%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.60%) Clustering
9 1 (0.30%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.30%) Replication
9 1 (0.30%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.30%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.30%) Blog
9 1 (0.30%) DTV
9 1 (0.30%) GIS
9 1 (0.30%) NHS
9 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 37 (11.14%) Windows
2 11 (3.31%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.81%) Linux
4 5 (1.51%) Windows XP
4 5 (1.51%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.20%) Windows 8
5 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.90%) Android
7 2 (0.60%) SUSE
8 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (29.22%) MVC
2 77 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (9.64%) OO
4 27 (8.13%) Scrum
5 23 (6.93%) TDD
6 20 (6.02%) MVVM
7 19 (5.72%) OOP
8 18 (5.42%) Web Development
9 17 (5.12%) Unit Testing
10 16 (4.82%) E-Commerce
11 15 (4.52%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (4.52%) CRM
12 14 (4.22%) Dependency Injection
13 13 (3.92%) SOA
14 12 (3.61%) UML
14 12 (3.61%) Web Design
15 11 (3.31%) Workflow
16 10 (3.01%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (3.01%) Software Engineering
17 8 (2.41%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 265 (79.82%) C#
2 122 (36.75%) JavaScript
3 115 (34.64%) SQL
4 35 (10.54%) VB.NET
5 17 (5.12%) T-SQL
5 17 (5.12%) Java
6 14 (4.22%) PL/SQL
7 12 (3.61%) VB
7 12 (3.61%) XAML
8 10 (3.01%) PHP
8 10 (3.01%) C++
9 7 (2.11%) VBA
9 7 (2.11%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.90%) VB6
11 2 (0.60%) C
11 2 (0.60%) VBScript
11 2 (0.60%) Python
11 2 (0.60%) X++
12 1 (0.30%) COBOL
12 1 (0.30%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 17 (5.12%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.41%) SC Cleared
2 8 (2.41%) Degree
3 7 (2.11%) BC Cleared
4 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.60%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.30%) MCITP
6 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.30%) ISEB
6 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.30%) MCSE
6 1 (0.30%) MCSA
6 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 54 (16.27%) Microsoft
2 40 (12.05%) Oracle
3 9 (2.71%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.81%) SAP
5 5 (1.51%) Telerik
6 3 (0.90%) JD Edwards
6 3 (0.90%) Zend
7 2 (0.60%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.60%) Splunk
7 2 (0.60%) IBM
7 2 (0.60%) Intel
7 2 (0.60%) Siemens
7 2 (0.60%) Software AG
7 2 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.30%) Remedy
8 1 (0.30%) BMC
8 1 (0.30%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.30%) Motorola
8 1 (0.30%) Sage
8 1 (0.30%) HP
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